FREMONT -- A two-day seminar this week will focus on human trafficking and how it can be prevented.

The event will be held at Harbor Light Church, 4760 Thornton Ave. in Fremont, and is being organized by the Bay Area Anti-Trafficking Coalition, a nonprofit organization.

Leaders from nonprofit groups, local and federal government and religious communities are expected to participate. The summit will be feature interactive exhibits, speakers and a film that will focus on the perils of child slavery, sexual exploitation and other forms of human trafficking.

The list of speakers include the Rev. Terry Inman, Harbor Light pastor and Linda K. Dixon, a U.S. Department of Defense official who works to combat human trafficking.

The first session will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, and the second from 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Saturday. The cost of admission is $95 per adult and $50 per student.

To register, go online at visit www.freedom-summit.org.

For more information, call the church at 510-744-2233, or visit the Bay Area Anti-Trafficking Coalition's website at www.baatc.org.

Contact Chris De Benedetti at 510-353-7011. Follow him at Twitter.com/cdebenedetti.Contact Chris De Benedetti at 510-353-7011. Follow him at Twitter.com/cdebenedetti.



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